Faces Of COVID: Ethel Peters, A Decades-Long Staple Of The Minnesota State FairShe was a State Fair staple for decades at Peter's Hot Dog stands. Sadly, Ethel Peters lost her fight with COVID-19 this spring at the age of 87.
Black Entrepreneur State Fair Kicks Off In MinneapolisWhen the Minnesota State Fair was canceled, a group of Black business owners came up with a way to help keep each other afloat.
Minnesota State Fair’s Butter Sculpting Tradition Lives On Despite Coronavirus CancellationLike most large gatherings and festivals across the nation, the Minnesota State Fair has been cancelled due to coronavirus concerns.
Minnesotans Enjoy Taste Of Normalcy At Day 2 Of State Fair Food ParadeIt was a much busier day Friday for the second round of the Minnesota State Fair food parade. The fair is now a drive-thru to safely operate during the pandemic.
Carloads Show Up For First Day Of State Fair 'Food Parade'The lines to get food will be shorter, and it will be delivered to your car if you have a ticket. What fairgoers this year won't see is the record attendance of people walking the fairgrounds
Minnesota State Fair 2020: Vendors Set For Sold Out, 3-Weekend 'Food Parade'Like everything else in 2020, things will look different this year’s Great Minnesota Get-Together.
Minnesota State Fair Announces At-Home Edition & 2020 MerchandiseAlthough fair lovers won't be able to attend the Great Minnesota Get-Together this year, they will be able to enjoy a taste of the fair from at home.
Brenna Connelly Crowned 67th Princess Kay Of The Milky WayBrenna Connelly was crowned the 67th Princess Kay of the Milky Way Wednesday evening in a private ceremony that was streamed online.
The Freehouse, Pryes Brewing Company Release State Fair-Inspired BeerThe Freehouse in Minneapolis is teaming up with Pryes Brewing for a limited release state fair beer. The Pryes Winning Cobbler will be hitting some Twin Cities restaurants, taprooms and select liquor stores this month.
Wisconsin's State Fair Drive-Thru Gives Glimpse Of What Minnesotans Can Expect From 'Food Parade'The Wisconsin State Fair drive-through experience is up and running, giving Minnesotans a taste of what the Great Minnesota Get-Together's food parade could look like.
Minnesota State Fair Announces The Creation Of An Online Marketplace & Virtual CompetitionsThe Minnesota State Fair on Tuesday announced the creation of an online marketplace and four virtual competitions for guests to enter this year.